Wasco County Liability Disclaimer and User Agreement

This Web site is offered to you, the user ("User"), conditioned on acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein, without modification. User access and use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.

This is a Wasco County computer system, provided as a public service. Government personnel and the general public may use this system to review and retrieve publicly available government information. User agrees to use this Web site as permitted by applicable local, state, and federal laws.

Anyone using this system expressly consents to administrative monitoring at all times. You (User) are further advised that system administrators may provide evidence of possible criminal activity identified during such monitoring to appropriate law enforcement officials. If you (User) do not wish to consent to monitoring, exit this system now.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY AND RELIABILITY: In preparation of these sites, every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. In particular but without limiting anything here, Wasco County disclaims any responsibility for typographical errors and accuracy of the information that may be contained on Wasco County Web pages. The information and data included on Wasco County servers have been compiled by Wasco County staff from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice to the User. Wasco County makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, suitability, adequacy, sequence, accuracy, or timeliness of such information and data.

In any situation where the official printed publications of Wasco County differ from the text contained in this system, the official printed documents take precedence. The services, information, and data made available at the Wasco County website are provided "as is" without warranties of any kind. Wasco County makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this Web site, its suitability for use, or that this Web Service will be uninterrupted or error-free.

If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTIES' WEB SITES: There are links and pointers to third party Internet websites contained in Wasco County's website. These sites linked from the Wasco County website are not under the County's control. Wasco County does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information, communications or materials available at such linked sites, or at any link contained in a linked site. Wasco County does not intend these third party links to be referrals or endorsements of the linked entities by the County, and are provided for convenience only. Each individual site has its own set of policies about what information is appropriate for public access. User assumes sole responsibility for use of third party links and pointers.

DISCLAIMER OF DAMAGES: By using Wasco County Web pages, the User assumes all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk to User's computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file which might be transmitted or activated via a Wasco County Web page or User's access to it. Wasco County shall not in any event be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including, without limitation, lost revenues, or lost profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or misuse of the information or lack of information on the Wasco County Web site or with the delay or inability to use this web site, or from any information, documents, services, software, or other material obtained through this web site, or otherwise arising out of the use of this web site, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if Wasco County and/or any of its employees/affiliates has been advised of the possibility of damages. Wasco County shall not be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole, or in part, by its actions, omissions, or contingencies beyond its control, including in procuring, compiling, or delivering the information, or arising out of any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the information regardless of how caused, or arising out of any user's decision, or action taken or not taken in reliance upon information furnished.

DISCLAIMER OF ASSOCIATION WITH USER: User acknowledges that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between the User and Wasco County as a result of this Agreement or use of this Web site. User agrees not to hold himself or herself out as a representative, agent, or employee of Wasco County and Wasco County shall not be liable for any representation, act or omission of the User.

DISCLAIMER OF ENDORSEMENT: Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Wasco County. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of Wasco County, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ABOUT USER: Information provided exclusively to Wasco County by a user through this Website may be subject to Oregon's public records law and other state and federal laws governing records disclosure/confidentiality for public entities. By way of example, and not as a limitation, Wasco County will, whenever possible, seek to keep personal information about a user confidential if public disclosure would lead to an unreasonable invasion of privacy, unless a third party sufficiently demonstrates that the public interest requires disclosure under particular circumstances.

INDEMNITY: As a condition of use of Wasco County's Web site, the User agrees to indemnify Wasco County, its Commissioners, officers, employees and agents against any and all liability, expenses (including attorney's fees) and damages arising out of claims resulting from User's use of this Web site, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by User of these terms and conditions.

JURISDICTION: This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Oregon, USA. User consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Wasco County, Oregon, USA in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Web site. Use of this Web site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.

Wasco County's performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process and nothing contained in this Agreement is in derogation of Wasco County's right to comply with law enforcement requests or requirements relating to the User's use of this Web site or information provided to or gathered by Wasco County with respect to such use.

SEVERABILITY: If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitation set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue in effect.

CLOSING OF AGREEMENT: This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the User and Wasco County with respect to this Web site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the User and Wasco County with respect to this Web site. This Agreement shall be deemed to include all other notices, policies, disclaimers and other terms contained in this Web site; provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between such other terms and the terms of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall control. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Wasco County Privacy Policy

About Us
This is a privacy policy for Wasco County. Our homepage on the Web is located at http://co.wasco.or.us. The full text of our privacy policy is available on the Web at http://co.wasco.or.us/legal.cfm

Users may go to for information on how to opt-in or opt-out of use of their information. We invite you to contact us if you have questions about this policy. You may contact us by mail at the following address:

Wasco County Web Services
Suite 101
511 Washington Street,
The Dalles, OR 97058
United States of America

You may contact us by e-mail at tylers@co.wasco.or.us.
You may call us at (541) 506-2550.

Group "Basic information"
We collect the following information:

This data will be used for the following purposes:

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.
The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected:

Data collected from all Web users: access logs, and search strings (if entered).

Group "Cookies" At the user's option, we will collect the following data: HTTP cookies

This data will be used for the following purposes:

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

The following explanation is provided for why this data is collected: Cookies are used to track visitors to our site, so we can better understand what portions of our site best serve you.

Group "Broad information" We collect the following information:

This data will be used for the following purposes:

This data will be used by ourselves and our agents.

Cookies
Cookies are a technology which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Web site. A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. Our site makes use of cookies. Cookies are used for the following purposes:

E-Payment

Online Purchases for this website uses Paypal services. You can view their privacy policy here: https://www.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=p/gen/ua/policy_privacy-outside

For online purchasing questions you can call (541) 506-2550.